Flight Attendant at Southwest Airlines Co Salary

The average pay for a Flight Attendant at Southwest Airlines Co is $34.00 per hour. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down significantly for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

$35,000 - $55,495
$45K
MEDIAN: $45,000
50%

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$11.88 - $56.58
$12
$28
$57
MEDIAN: $28.49
10%
50%
90%

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$0$117K
Salary $45,000
Bonus $494.35
Profit Sharing $6,250
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$24,713 - $117,457
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 9
Hourly Data $0$82
Hourly Rate $11.88 - $56.58
Hourly Tips $0.25
Overtime $63.50
Annual Data $0$117K
Bonus $494.35
Profit Sharing $6,250
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$24,713 - $117,457
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 21

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Flight Attendant Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Flight Attendant

Pay by Experience for a Flight Attendant has a positive trend. An entry-level Flight Attendant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $41,000 based on 14 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Flight Attendant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $78,000 based on 11 salaries. An experienced Flight Attendant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $97,000 based on 12 salaries. A Flight Attendant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $77,000 based on 6 salaries.

Southwest Airlines Co Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Flight Attendant at Southwest Airlines Co?

Flight Attendant in Dayton:
"Culture, perks."
Pros: Most people are very friendly.
Cons: No slack for 1 mistake.

Key Stats for Flight Attendant

Gender

Female
42 %
Male
58 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
10%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
17%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Flight Attendant Salaries

Experienced
▲74%

Mid-Career
▲41%

Late-Career
▲38%

National Average
$56,000

Entry-Level
▼27%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
42 %
Male
58 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
10%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 85%
vision benefits
Vision: 78%
no benefits
None:
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